Betting On Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) ?


Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) closed its last session at $38.41. The stock traded within a range of $38.05 and $38.74. The company operates in the Utilities sector with a market capitalization of 37.22 Million. Trading volume for Exelon Corporation was 7.43 Million in its previous trading session. Currently, Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) has an average volume of 5.19 Million.

Company Profile

Exelon Corporation is a Fortune 100 energy company with the largest number of utility customers in the U.S. Exelon does business in 48 states, the District of Columbia and Canada and had 2016 revenue of $31.4 billion. Exelon’s six utilities deliver electricity and natural gas to approximately 10 million customers in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania through its Atlantic City Electric, BGE, ComEd, Delmarva Power, PECO and Pepco subsidiaries. Exelon is one of the largest competitive U.S. power generators, with more than 35,500 megawatts of nuclear, gas, wind, solar and hydroelectric generating capacity comprising one of the nation’s cleanest and lowest-cost power generation fleets. The company’s Constellation business unit provides energy products and services to approximately 2.2 million residential, public sector and business customers, including more than two-thirds of the Fortune 100.

Analyst Views

Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) received a Buy rating from 4 analysts. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. 0 analysts say it’s a Hold while 1 analysts provided their expert opinion as Sell.

Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) touched its 1-Year High price of $42.67 on 11/15/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $33.30 on 05/11/17.

EPS & Financials

Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.85/Share lagging the analyst estimate of $0.86/Share by a difference of $-0.01. This showed a surprise of -1.2% in the last quarter earnings.

For the current quarter, 12 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $0.61/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.66/share and a low EPS of $0.56/share.

Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $8.34 Billion for the current quarter. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 9.58 Billion and 6.73 Billion respectively.

Technical Analysis

By taking a look at the stock’s current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BULLISH with HIGH volatility. Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) has a 20-Day average volume of 5.56 Million. According to today’s trading volume Exelon Corporation is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days.

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The trend for the past 10-days shows that the company was in BEARISH territory while an analysis of the last 40-Day trend shows a BEARISH signal. The 100-Day trend also shows a BULLISH trend as well.

The company currently has an insider ownership of 0.1 Percent and Institutional ownership of 79.1 Percent. The return on assets stands at 1.8%, Return on Equity currently is 7.8% and the Return on Investment value is 3.8%.

Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) gross margin percentage stands at 58.5% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 10.5 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 6.4 Percent. The stock is currently moving below its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -2.45% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -5.24 percent. As of today, the company has a SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of 1.59 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of -2.54 percent.

The TTM operating margin for the company stands at 10.5%. The return on invested capital is at 3.8%, which is good, compared to its peers. The Free Cash Flow or FCF margin is 0.

The company’s stock is currently moving with a +ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately 1.59%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -2.54% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.